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Tech News Recap for the Week of 12/11/17

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If you had a busy week and need to catch up, here’s a tech news recap of articles you may have missed the week of 12/11/2017!

The top tech gifts of 2017! Traditional WANs vs Next Gen. How Microsoft will hit its $1 trillion valuation. 3 advanced data protection technologies to look for in 2018. Microsoft makes Azure Bot Service generally available for developers and more top news this week you may have missed! Remember, to stay up-to-date on the latest tech news throughout the week, follow @GreenPagesIT on Twitter.

Tech News Recap


  • Top Tech Gifts of 2017! Brought to you by Team GreenPages

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  • AWS announces single sign-on, but is it worth it?


  • Profiles in Cybersecurity: Steve Martino, Chief Information Security Officer, Cisco
  • An overview of Cisco's 2017 performance


  • What's more secure than the cloud?
  • 62% of IT leaders say legacy systems are the biggest roadblock to multi-cloud success
  • 2020: The magic year public cloud becomes more popular than on-premises
  • Four ways to avoid vendor lock-in when moving to the public cloud
  • Juniper Contrail battles Cisco ACI, VMware NSX in the cloud


Thanks for checking out our tech news recap!

By Jake Cryan, Digital Marketing Specialist

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